Archives for May 16, 2011 @ 11:55

Internet Bringing Down the Church? Lisa Miller

Lisa Miller at I hope she gets the internet better than she gets history, because these two paragraphs are factually mistaken: The hoopla is entirely justified, since the King James Bible revolutionized Bible reading, bringing Scripture into a common vernacular for the first time for the English-speaking world. It is not too much to [Read More…]

The End of Evangelicalism 5

David Fitch contends the ideology of evangelicalism is rooted in three major “master-signifiers”: the Inerrant Bible, Decision for personal salvation, and the Christian Nation. But he contends this ideological set of factors is losing ground because the antagonisms in culture no longer support the ideas, and furthermore the last fifty years have gradually eroded the [Read More…]

Roland Martin on Franklin Graham

Roland Martin calls out Franklin Graham: Any reflections on how to speak about the faith of public leaders? I have two suggestions after the jump, but I want to raise my hand and say that I appreciate all the good Franklin Graham has done. I pushed back against him recently on this blog and find [Read More…]